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UHF ON AIR
GB3TG 10GHz ON AIR
GB3TV 23cms ON AIR
GB3TZ 13cms ON AIR
Following good work by Arthur G4CPE in helping to get stations on air, 70 cm DATV activity has resumed in this area. 2Ms, QPSK, 437MHz. On 7/8/14 G4CPE, Upper Sundon Luton, and Ian G3KKD JO02CF, Quy Cambridge, exchanged excellent pictures.
Then to our surprise and delight G3KKD received pictures from two newly established stations. Ted 2E0EAZ Dunstable, 64 km from KKD, 30W 19 ele Tonna, and Steve M0SKM, Houghton Regis.
Unfortunately despite KKD running 200W, neither could receive his pictures This is thought to be due to the dongles being used as up converters feeding STBs being inadequate. Improvements are being made and other stations are said to be equipping.
We meet every
Friday (unless it's a bank holiday) at Chews House, 77 High Street South
Dunstable, Bedfordshire LU6 3SF at 8 PM, various refreshments are
The Club station
A warm welcome awaits all visitors and prospective members at our weekly club meetings. Absolute beginners and experienced amateurs will find all the help and advice they need. Our membership has a wide variety of knowledge and experience and includes several electronic professionals. The club is well organised and offers a programme of technical and not so technical lectures, talks and demonstrations and offer simple construction projects for the newcomer and experienced alike. We are also very well equipped for outside events, including special event stations and rallies.
Dunstable Downs Radio Club is a
We also operate a voice repeater on 70 cm's and amateur television repeaters locally on 23 and 13 cm's.
The club room and a few of
The club special event station at the Houghton Regis Carnival 2014
A view of the breathtaking Dunstable Downs
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